Independence Day and Project Apollo – Remembering Apollo 11 50 years on…

My family had left the Space Coast just before Apollo 11; my father was a launch team leader and engineer on the Apollo/Saturn IB program. He saw...

The Striking Work of Artist Dick Matson

by Reda Wigle Key West is a city of characters, and artist Dick Matson is among its most colorful. A Yale-educated, ex-advertising exec, Matson is known as much...

Florida already HAS free college tuition. Surprised, aren’t you?

On Wednesday, the Democratic presidential candidates had a debate in Miami. U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren will no doubt bring up her pledge to eradicate student loan debt...

Pirates? Aye, but…

 It seems as if pirates and the Florida Keys should go together like rum and lime. And they do, in the sense that stories of pirates are...

The First Key Lime Festival

The Key lime has inspired intimate celebrations in the Florida Keys for almost two centuries, but it wasn’t until 1953 that the Upper Keys Chamber of Commerce...

Meet Capt. Mark Sohaney, Boca Chica’s new commander

Capt. Mark Sohaney may seem like he lives a charmed life: having just left a post in Hawaii, as executive assistant to the director of maritime operations...

MCT hosts ‘Tah Dance’ this weekend only!

“Dance is the hidden language of the soul.” ― Martha Graham And Joanne Zimmerman is one busy individual. Fresh from a major role in the ensemble cast of “Making God Laugh”...

Lustful Urges and the Original Key Lime Pie Crust

No journey down the Key Lime Pie Hole is complete without a good crust discussion, so today we will introduce an ingredient that is a must for...

Behind the Blonde: Mental Health Awareness Month an opportunity to get help

By Kirby Trahan I went to therapy a few days ago. I hadn’t been since November. I’ve dealt with pretty high anxiety the last few years including the...

Summer Vacations – Memories of family travels…

Now that we have passed Memorial Day, now that school is out and the warm months are truly upon us, it is time to consider that greatest...